Kuhl, Christina, House - Stevens Point, WI
Posted by: REUAHNESIE
N 44° 31.413 W 089° 34.680
16T E 295136 N 4933257
Quick Description: Also known as Kuhl-Gurath House added to the NRHP January 9, 1978.
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Date Posted: 9/13/2012 8:19:50 PM
Waymark Code: WMF9A1
A French Second Empiredesign, built by Adam and Christina Kuhl in 1886. The twin towers are 44 feet above the ground. Know locally as " The Castle " the massive and imposing Kuhl house is an important local landmark on Main Street Downtown Stevens Point. There are 23 Rooms, 15 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, within this 5,800 Sq Ft house.
Adam Kuhl, a cabinet maker, began brewing beer in 1866 in a brewery on the corner of Brown (now College Avenue) and Prentice Streets. Kuhl was an effective competitor. At the time of his death he was producing between six and seven hundred barrels of beer a year.
1416 Main Street
Stevens Point, WI USA
County / Borough / Parish: Portage
Year listed: 1978
Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Periods of significance: 1875-1890
Historic function: Domestic
Current function: Domestic
Privately owned?: yes
Primary Web Site: [Web Link]
Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]
Season start / Season finish: Not listed
Hours of operation: Not listed
Secondary Website 2: Not listed
National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed
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